So, I've figured out a way to get pictures for the blog -- I email them to myself from the phone, then save to my desktop where I can retrieve them for posting.
As I said before, this year's LAB retreat focused on a Cindy Williams original design called Lollapalooza. And it was just that! Cindy is a great teacher and fun to study with.
We learned to use a ruler designed by Robin Ruth to make the construction of compass points with strip piecing. Yes, I know, that sounds impossible, but it works! However, word of warning: the ruler is NOT intuitive! The accompanying book is required.
Look at the wonderful work our group of retreaters did in 3.5 days:
I'm the one on the left end who looks like she's naked down below. Here's a closeup of what I accomplished.
I'm not sure where I'll go from here. I was so impressed with what others did with their lone stars that I'm regretting not doing the whole project. But I don't have enough fabrics in my stash in those particular colors so I may need to go shopping.